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Symptoms of SCID

Symptoms of SCID

The list of signs and symptoms mentioned in various sources for SCID includes the 35 symptoms listed below:

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SCID: Complications

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Diagnostic Testing

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SCID: Medical Mistakes

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Less Common Symptoms of SCID:

Ocassionally other symptoms may also present themselves as symptoms of SCID. 2 of the more common ones are included in the list below:

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The list of other diseases or medical conditions that may be on the differential diagnosis list of alternative diagnoses for SCID includes:

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Other Possible Causes of these Symptoms

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Article Excerpts About Symptoms of SCID:

Genes and Disease by the National Center for Biotechnology (Excerpt)

Without a functional immune system, SCID patients are susceptible to recurrent infections such as pneumonia, meningitis and chicken pox, and can die before the first year of life. (Source: Genes and Disease by the National Center for Biotechnology)

Primary Immune Deficiency, NIAID Fact Sheet: NIAID (Excerpt)

Babies typically have symptoms within the first three months of life. They usually get numerous, serious or life-threatening infections, especially pneumonia, meningitis, and sepsis. Common infections like chickenpox, measles, or cold sores can overwhelm the patient's immune system. Patients also commonly have chronic skin infections, candida (yeast) infections of the mouth and diaper area, chronic hepatitis, diarrhea, and blood disorders. (Source: excerpt from Primary Immune Deficiency, NIAID Fact Sheet: NIAID)

SCID as a Cause of Symptoms or Medical Conditions

When considering symptoms of SCID, it is also important to consider SCID as a possible cause of other medical conditions. The Disease Database lists the following medical conditions that SCID may cause:

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The symptom information on this page attempts to provide a list of some possible signs and symptoms of SCID. This signs and symptoms information for SCID has been gathered from various sources, may not be fully accurate, and may not be the full list of SCID signs or SCID symptoms. Furthermore, signs and symptoms of SCID may vary on an individual basis for each patient. Only your doctor can provide adequate diagnosis of any signs or symptoms and whether they are indeed SCID symptoms.


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